The HappyTap is a multi-purpose, mass-produced hand-washing station.

Product description Brand name and product description

The HappyTap (also dubbed as the LaBobo ) is a purpose-built, mass-produced and attractive hand-washing station designed for low-income settings. HappyTap Co. is a social business operating in South and Southeast Asia that designs, manufactures, and sells the HappyTap.

The product was previously developed by WaterSHED through a rigorous design and testing phase. The concept was originally conceived through the World Bank Water & Sanitation Programme’s Global Handwashing Initiative.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Southeast Asia and South Asia, with a particular focus on Vietnam, Bangladesh, Singapore and Cambodia.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

The product is implemented by WaterSHED Asia.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

Contact the manufacturer.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Competitors include the TippyTap, EaziWash Station and PedalTap.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Households and schools in rural communities who do not practice hand-washing regularly.

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